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September 22nd, 2009, 06:47 AM
Hi guys im new i just installed ubuntu 9.04, I use windows 7 but decided to test out ubuntu

now i just booted up ubuntu and when i try to type any symbol thing like a question mark it shows up … (a french E) I dont know how to make this US layout so it will do a question mark. PLease help! thanks

September 22nd, 2009, 06:50 AM
Go to System > Preferences > Keyboard then modify what's under the Layouts tab.

September 22nd, 2009, 06:51 AM
So System > Preferences > Keyboard > Layouts and setting to USA doesen't work ?

September 22nd, 2009, 06:58 AM
doesnt work, or do i need a reboot after this is done…

September 22nd, 2009, 07:07 AM
thanks for your help guys, A reboot was needed for changes to be made

??????????????!?!?!?!?@?#?$%?^&?* they all work now.

September 22nd, 2009, 07:16 AM
Aaahhhhmmmm... Yeah!